64%

Acceptance Rate

$5,056

Avg.Financial Aid

003670

FAFSA Code

About Brigham Young University (BYU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

34,499

Website

www.byu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

NWCCU

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church)

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Brigham Young University is a private not-for-profit institution that was founded in 1875. The campus size of the university is 557 acres. The mission of the university is established, encouraged, and guided by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It is to support people in their journey for fulfillment and eternal life. Brigham Young University (BYU) accreditation is done by the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC).

  • BYU acceptance rate is 51%.

  • The total student population is 34,240 which consists of 30,035 full-timers and 4,205 part-timers.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 21:1 and the total graduation rate of the university is 83%.

  • The students in the university are represented by 103 countries. It also has a specialty of 128 languages spoken on campus.


Online Education at BYU

The university provides the semester-based program which provides students with the occasion to take some courses online. Programs commence at the beginning of the semester. It has due dates during the semester to put students on track and complete the course at the end of the semester.

MyMAP BYU is the online management system used by the university to present online programs to the students.

For more info on Tuition and Fees


Reviews

Some of the BYU reviews are given below.

  • The unity in diversity is highly respected at the university which makes the campus exciting. The academics are challenging and the students are inspired by the hardworking people around them.

  • There are always fun events and activities happening on the campus. Each of the teachers is unique and their style of teaching is innovative.

  • The security on the campus is quite strong. There are warning alerts provided by the university in case of an emergency. BYU police department takes their job sincerely and is regularly seen on the campus watching over the students.

Location & Contact

Address

Main Campus

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8014224636
Fax: 8014224636
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Rankings

Some of the BYU rankings from the U.S.News report are as follows.

  • It ranks 2nd in 'Accounting'.

  • It ranks 11th in 'Best Value Schools'.

  • It ranks 66th in 'National Universities' and 87th in 'High School Counselor Rankings'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

15th Dec

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

64%

SAT Range

1190 - 1420

ACT Range

26 - 31

Application Fee

$35

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

No

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$13,120

Average Annual Cost

$5,620

Books And Supplies

$848

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$7,628

Budget For Other Expenses

$4,680

Total One Year Cost

$18,776

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

20:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

88%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

67%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$1,693

Faculty Overview

79%

Male Professors

21%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Physiology, Pathology and Related S...

352 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

289 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

255 Graduates

Psychology, General

233 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

215 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

211 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

186 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

173 Graduates

Public Health

169 Graduates

Economics

155 Graduates

Computer Science

149 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

145 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

139 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

135 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

132 Graduates

Political Science and Government

118 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

111 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

110 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

109 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

109 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

105 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

102 Graduates

Journalism

102 Graduates

Statistics

101 Graduates

Marketing

97 Graduates

Sociology

97 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

93 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

90 Graduates

Area Studies

88 Graduates

History

88 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

80 Graduates

Civil Engineering

79 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

74 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

68 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

65 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

65 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

61 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

58 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

51 Graduates

Music

50 Graduates

Computer Engineering

47 Graduates

Microbiological Sciences and Immuno...

46 Graduates

Manufacturing Engineering

45 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

41 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

41 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

40 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

38 Graduates

Zoology/Animal Biology

37 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

36 Graduates

Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Lan...

36 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

35 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

35 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

35 Graduates

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languag...

34 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

33 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

33 Graduates

Construction Management

33 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

33 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

31 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

31 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

31 Graduates

Philosophy

30 Graduates

Physics

29 Graduates

Graphic Communications

27 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

24 Graduates

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...

24 Graduates

Biotechnology

24 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

22 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

21 Graduates

Dance

21 Graduates

Mathematics

21 Graduates

Soil Sciences

21 Graduates

Housing and Human Environments

20 Graduates

Chemistry

18 Graduates

Nutrition Sciences

18 Graduates

Anthropology

12 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

12 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psycholog...

12 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

11 Graduates

Archeology

8 Graduates

Astronomy and Astrophysics

8 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

8 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

8 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, Other

8 Graduates

Communication, Journalism, and Rela...

5 Graduates

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human...

4 Graduates

Biology, General

1 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

1 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

1 Graduates

Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fit...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

31,441

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

36%

Full-time

90%

Part-time

10%

Students Gender

Male

50%

US National: 44%

Female

50%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

82% White

1% Unknown

1% Black

6% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

1% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

64%

Out Of State

34%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$64,915 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 75% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

75%

Undergrads in College Housing

19%

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Cougars

School Colors

blue, white, and tan

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Other

Total Male Athletes

331

Total Female Athletes

235

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

4

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Gymnastics

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$41,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$59,700/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$5,687

$15,750

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$59 - 163

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

48%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,056

Students Receiving Federal Grants

13%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,486

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,061

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$9,442

$30K - $48K

$8,278

$48K - $75K

$5,750

$75K - $110K

$2,132

> $110K

$1,023

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$66,666,416

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$71,988,251

The FAFSA form can be filled online to access the financial requirement and eligibility of the student. BYU federal school code is 003670. The Federal-Aid includes Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized loan, Direct PLUS Loans, and Pell Grant. The Institutional Aid includes National Merit Scholarship, Sterling Scholarship Competition, International Student Scholarships, and Continuing Student Academic Criteria. The Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill.

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